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Kushner Team Heads to Middle East as Arab Leaders Emphasize ‘No Peace’ Without Palestinian State

As a high-level negotiating team headed by US President Donald Trump's senior adviser Jared Kushner heads to the Middle East this week, Palestinian and Arab...

August 21, 2017 5:07 pm

Putin Unlikely to Allay Netanyahu’s Concerns Over Iranian Presence in Syria at Upcoming Sochi Parley, Expert Says

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin this week for the first time since the Russia-US deal on a ceasefire in southwestern Syria was announced in July -- but Jerusalem should not expect...

Shell in Talks to Pump Israeli and Cypriot Natural Gas to Egypt

JNS.org - Royal Dutch Shell is reportedly seeking to purchase natural gas from Israel and Cyprus, and to deliver the gas to Egypt. Shell is currently in private discussions to purchase natural gas from Israel’s Leviathan offshore...

Officials From Largest US Islamic Charity Promote Antisemitism on Social Media

JNS.org - Senior officials working for Islamic Relief, the largest Muslim charity in the US, have promoted antisemitism, according to new evidence uncovered by the Middle East Forum (MEF) think tank’s Islamist Watch project. Khaled Lamada, chairman...

August 21, 2017 11:15 am

Ritual Baths Excavated at Destroyed Great Synagogue of Vilna

JNS.org - A team of Israeli, Lithuanian and American archaeologists has unearthed the remains of two...

August 21, 2017 10:32 am

Police Extend Hunt for Suspect Behind Barcelona Terrorist Attack Across Europe

The hunt for the main suspect in the Barcelona terrorist attack has been extended to other European...

August 21, 2017 10:16 am

Trump to Unveil Afghanistan Strategy in Televised Address

President Donald Trump will give a nationally televised address Monday night to unveil his strategy...

August 21, 2017 9:54 am

10 Sailors Missing, 5 Injured After US Navy Destroyer Collides With Merchant Vessel Near Singapore

The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain was involved in a collision with the merchant...

August 21, 2017 9:48 am

Organizers of Annual Holocaust Commemoration Slam Racial Justice March On Yom Kippur As ‘Monumental Injustice’ Against Jews

The organizers of an annual Holocaust commemoration that culminates with a procession at the site...

August 21, 2017 5:07 pm

Kushner Team Heads to Middle East as Arab Leaders Emphasize ‘No Peace’ Without Palestinian State

As a high-level negotiating team headed by US President Donald Trump's senior adviser Jared Kushner heads to the Middle East this week, Palestinian and Arab leaders...

August 21, 2017 4:24 pm

Putin Unlikely to Allay Netanyahu’s Concerns Over Iranian Presence in Syria at Upcoming Sochi Parley, Expert Says

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin this week for the first time since the Russia-US deal on a ceasefire in southwestern Syria...

August 21, 2017 11:27 am

Shell in Talks to Pump Israeli and Cypriot Natural Gas to Egypt

JNS.org - Royal Dutch Shell is reportedly seeking to purchase natural gas from Israel and Cyprus, and to deliver the gas to Egypt. Shell is currently in...

August 21, 2017 11:18 am

Officials From Largest US Islamic Charity Promote Antisemitism on Social Media

JNS.org - Senior officials working for Islamic Relief, the largest Muslim charity in the US, have promoted antisemitism, according to new evidence uncovered by the Middle...

August 21, 2017 11:15 am

Ritual Baths Excavated at Destroyed Great Synagogue of Vilna

JNS.org - A team of Israeli, Lithuanian and American archaeologists has unearthed the remains of two mikvahs (ritual baths) used by congregants at the Great Synagogue...

August 21, 2017 10:32 am

Police Extend Hunt for Suspect Behind Barcelona Terrorist Attack Across Europe

The hunt for the main suspect in the Barcelona terrorist attack has been extended to other European countries, a Catalan government official has said. Police said on Monday...

August 21, 2017 10:16 am

Trump to Unveil Afghanistan Strategy in Televised Address

President Donald Trump will give a nationally televised address Monday night to unveil his strategy for the long-running war in Afghanistan, the White House said,...

August 21, 2017 9:54 am

10 Sailors Missing, 5 Injured After US Navy Destroyer Collides With Merchant Vessel Near Singapore

The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of Singapore and the...

August 21, 2017 9:48 am

Organizers of Annual Holocaust Commemoration Slam Racial Justice March On Yom Kippur As ‘Monumental Injustice’ Against Jews

The organizers of an annual Holocaust commemoration that culminates with a procession at the site of the Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland have strongly criticized...

August 21, 2017 9:36 am

Report: Bannon Pushed for Moving Embassy to Jerusalem, Boycotted Meeting With ‘Terrorist’ Abbas

JNS.org - In the wake of former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon’s ousting, reports detailing his views on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict have started to emerge. Bannon...

August 21, 2017 9:23 am

US Skywatchers Gear Up for Spectacular Solar Eclipse

Skywatchers in the United States are preparing for the spectacular sight of a total solar eclipse. The Moon is set to pass in front of the Sun,...

August 20, 2017 1:40 pm

Huge Majority of British Jews Feel ‘Intimidated’ by Antisemitism of BDS Movement

A new survey of antisemitism in the United Kingdom has revealed that British Jews feel directly threatened by the BDS movement targeting Israel. 78% of Jewish...

August 20, 2017 12:59 pm

North Korea Warns of ‘Merciless Strike’ Ahead of US-South Korea Military Exercises

North Korea warned Sunday that the upcoming US-South Korea military exercises are "reckless behavior driving the situation into the uncontrollable phase of a nuclear war." Pyongyang...

August 20, 2017 12:54 pm

Trump Says Divided US ‘Will Heal,’ Praises Boston Protesters

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pushed back against demands made by his former classmates at Yale University that he resign from Donald Trump’s cabinet, and on Saturday...

Culture

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Israeli Study Says Using Emojis in Work Emails Conveys Incompetence

JNS.org – A joint study conducted by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the...

Features

Venezuelan Jews Fleeing Turmoil Get ‘Lifeline’ in Israel, Despite New Challenges

JNS.org - As the political and economic situation in Venezuela becomes increasingly unstable, Jews...

Despite Zionist Presence, Israel Bashing Upstages Women’s Rights at SlutWalk Chicago

Last weekend, approximately 150 progressive activists attended the annual SlutWalk Chicago....

Israel Hopes for High Profits as Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Exports

JNS.org - Israeli companies and the Israeli government itself stand to earn large profits from...

Opinion

New York Times Blames the Jews for Donald Trump

The New York Times is blaming the Jews for Donald Trump. That’s what I took away from two pieces in the newspaper over the weekend. The first was a news article from...

Israel

Yavne Supermarket Stabbing Victim Recalls Attack, Says Terrorist Asked Him ...

Three weeks after being critically wounded by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist at a supermarket in Yavne, Niv Nehemiah has spoken...

Middle East

Arab Foreign Ministers Meet in Cairo Ahead of US Delegation’s Arrival

JNS.org - Palestinian, Jordanian and Egyptian officials met in Cairo Saturday to discuss the next stages in the US-led peace process prior to the arrival of a high-level White House delegation...

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